Canadian Research 2010-Present

photo showing researcherPlease note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: May 10, 2019

Found 254 results
Wu X, Röst G, and Zou X, Impact of Spring Bird Migration on the Range Expansion of Ixodes scapularis Tick Population, Bull Math Biol, vol. 78, no. 1, 2016.
Zlotnikov N, Javid A, Mijhgan A, Eshghi Azad, Tang T, Arya A, Bansal AK, Matar F, Parikh M, Ebady R, Koh A, and Gupta N, Infection with the Lyme disease pathogen suppresses innate immunity in mice with diet-induced obesity, Cellular microbiology, 2016.
Eisen RJ, Eisen L, Ogden NH, and Beard CB, Linkages of Weather and Climate With Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae), Enzootic Transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi, and Lyme Disease in North America, J Med Entomol, vol. 53, no. 2, 2016.
Bjurman NK, Bradet G, and Lloyd VK, Lyme disease risk in dogs in New Brunswick, The Canadian Veterinary Journal, vol. 57, no. 9, 2016.
Hongoh V, Gosselin P, Samoura K, Ravel A, Campagna C, Cissé HD, Waaub JP, and Michel P, Multi-Stakeholder Decision Aid for Improved Prioritization of the Public Health Impact of Climate Sensitive Infectious Diseases, Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 13, no. 4, 2016.
Lindsay LR, Present state of common vector-borne diseases in Canada., Can Commun Dis Rep, vol. 42, no. 10, 2016.
Scott JD, Anderson JF, Durden LA, Smith ML, Manord JM, and Clark KL, Prevalence of the Lyme Disease Spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi, in Blacklegged Ticks, Ixodes scapularis at Hamilton-Wentworth, Ontario, Int J Med Sci, vol. 13, no. 5, 2016.
Ogden NH, Barker IK, Francis CM, Heagy A, Lindsay LR, and Hobson KA, Response to letter regarding article "How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers"., Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 7, no. 2, 2016.
Scott JD, Studies abound on how far north Ixodes scapularis ticks are transported by birds, Tick Tick Borne Dis, vol. 7, no. 2, 2016.
Brazeau S, Ludwig A, Kotchi SO, Ogden NH, Pelcat Y, Guy A, and Turgeon P, Tele-Epidemiology and Public Health in the Canadian Context, Living Planet Symposium 2016, 2016.
Scott JD, Anderson JF, Durden LA, Smith ML, Manord JM, and Clark KL, Ticks parasitizing gallinaceous birds in Canada and first record of Borrelia burgdorferi-infected Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) from California Quail, Systematic & Applied Acarology, vol. 21, no. 1, 2016.
Rahman S, Shering M, Ogden NH, Lindsay R, and Badawi A, Toll-like receptor cascade and gene polymorphism in host-pathogen interaction in Lyme disease., J Inflamm Res., vol. 9, 2016.
Yunik ME, Galloway TD, and Lindsay LR, Ability of Unfed Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae) to Survive a Second Winter as Adults in Manitoba, Canada, Near the Northern Limit of Their Range., J Med Entomol, vol. 52, no. 2, 2015.
Aenishaenslin C, Gern L, Michel P, Ravel A, Hongoh V, Waaub JP, Milord F, and Bélanger D, Adaptation and Evaluation of a Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Model for Lyme Disease Prevention, PLoS One, vol. 10, no. 8, 2015.
Scott JD and Durden LA, Amblyomma dissimile Koch (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizes bird captured in Canada, Systematic & Applied Acarology, vol. 20, no. 8, 2015.
Chen D, Wong H, Belanger P, Moore K, Peterson M, and Cunningham J, Analyzing the Correlation between Deer Habitat and the Component of the Risk for Lyme Disease in Eastern Ontario, Canada: A GIS-Based Approach, ISPRS Int. J. Geo-inf, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 105-123, 2015.
Yunik ME, Galloway TD, and Lindsay LR, Assessment of prevalence and distribution of spotted fever group rickettsiae in Manitoba, Canada, in the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)., Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., vol. 15, no. 2, 2015.
Schvartz G, Epp T, Burgess HJ, Chilton NB, and Lohmann KL, Comparison between available serologic tests for detecting antibodies against Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi in horses in Canada, J Vet Diagn Invest, vol. 27, no. 4, 2015.
Mechai S, Margos G, Feil EJ, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, Complex population structure of Borrelia burgdorferi in southeastern and south central Canada as revealed by phylogeographic analysis., Appl Environ Microbiol., vol. 81, no. 4, 2015.
Gabriele-Rivet V, Arsenault J, Badcock J, Cheng A, Edsall J, Goltz J, Kennedy J, Lindsay LR, Pelcat Y, and Ogden NH, Different Ecological Niches for Ticks of Public Health Significance in Canada., PLoS One, vol. 10, no. 7, 2015.